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La Raza Chronicles – Earth Day

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It is Earth Day!  We celebrate our homeland: la tierra/the earth. May we fill it with clean air, water, health for all species and social justice for humanity. Our guest, Jeff Connant, an enviromental justice organizer with Food and Water Watch discusses his new book, "A Community Guide to Environmental Health"  and guest Daniel del Solar, "el Informatico", discusses the progressive Venezuelan Spanish language TV station, Telesur. We bring you news headlines from the Americas  and go to the Streets of Aztlan to hear historic excerpts from Cesar Chavez’s funeral including excepts of Corky Gonzalez's and Dolores Huerta's eulogies, as well as a calendar of upcoming Latino events and musica to brighten the journey. Produced by Vanesa Bohm, Julieta Kusnir, Carmen Andrea Rivera, Emiliano Echeverria, Ventura Longoria, C`tone and Nina Serrano.

 

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